Herdsman/ Assistant Positions, looking for work
South West or Scotland and borders
Mainly Livestock, Mixed Farming
Full Car Licence, Tractor Licence
Tractor, Baler, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing
Dairy, Beef, Pig, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
I have basic experience with Tractors and doing yard work, draying trailers/straw etc. I am able to drive a Merlo and am confident in doing so.
My previous role was Training Herdsman, I milked twice a day. I am capable of treating cows and noticing certain problems etc. before this I was assistant herdsman, I relieved the herdsman milking and do yard work. I have experience of Bedding up of stock with straw chopper, stock checks, all yard work, feeding cows with tub wagon, assisting herdsman, and other general farm work. I have experience of milking and calf rearing. I participated in some training for AI but never got to complete the course. I am trained in foot trimming.
I have a Trailer License
Partner who is from farming background and has reared calves
Steam Engine Ralleys Work on my land rover
At the previous place I milked twice/three times a day. I treated the cows for various things and dried off etc. Before this I was doing all the yard work, scraping and bedding up loose housing using a straw chopper. I am an enthusiastic person and am very eager to learn more. I also have a trailer license.
Start: 30/11/2021 Finish: Not Specified
Scotland, or UK North Borders or South west is where im based now